Being Better Neighbors on Albany Street
The Activist Lab is proud of what the Life on Albany Street Committee has accomplished on the BUMC campus. Here is a recap of our achievements.
Intimate partner violence
Opioids and Abuse
In rural Vermont, Professor Emily Rothman is pursuing innovative solutions to the dual, and overlapping, crises of opioid use disorder and intimate partner violence.
SPH Snapshot: The Opioid Epidemic
Signs of the opioid epidemic are evident in our surrounding community. Here is a look at past events that SPH has held to tackle this public health challenge.
‘A Creative Outlet to Process Incarceration’
Through the Activist Bucks micro-grant program, MPH student Rafik Wahbi designed and taught a hip-hop writing class to people in the substance use treatment unit at the Suffolk County House of Correction.
Teens Less at Risk in Program to Prevent Child Sex Trafficking
Young teenagers showed signs of being less at risk for commercial sexual exploitation after participating in the Boston-based My Life My Choice curriculum.
Stories can entertain us and also relay complex information. Dean Harold Cox shares strategies on how to turn storytelling into a powerful public health tool.